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  1. Letter to the Editor: Congratulations to The VidetteRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Vidette

    My sincere congratulations to the Vidette staff and Editor Ema Sasic for historic accomplishments this year in the Illinois College Press Association contest. Full disclosure here, I served as general manager at the Vidette until my retirement in 2012.


  2. Many applied to be in inaugural Carle Illinois College of Medicine classRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The News-Gazette

    Dean of the Carle Illinois College of Medicine, Dr. King Li talks with prospective students about the new school. Prospective students for the first class the new Carle Illinois College of Medicine visit both Carle and the University of Illinois, Saturday, February 17, 2018 at the Carle Forum.


  3. wins big at annual Illinois College Press Association awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Daily Egyptian

    The Daily Egyptian earned 25 awards Saturday at the annual Illinois College Press Association awards. The winners were announced at the ICPA convention in Chicago, where dozens of Illinois college newspapers attended and submitted more than 1,000 entries for competition.


  4. 19-year-old cancer survivor killed in shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 13 | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    ... if nobody else would be there for you," said Riewski. Weirciszewski was also taking classes at Southwestern Illinois College, where he made the community college's dean's list back in Fall 2015. Monday, he was shot in the chest at his home on the ...


  5. Donald B. MartinRead the original story

    Friday Feb 9 | Obits

    Donald B. Martin, 79, of Jerseyville, died at 2:30 a.m., Thursday, February 8, 2018 at his residence.Surviving are:Wife: Janice Martin of JerseyvilleDaughters: Michelle Brown of Jerseyville Melissa Medford of JerseyvilleFour GrandchildrenVisitation will be from 3 to 7 p.m., Sunday at the Crawford Funeral Home in Jerseyville.Visitation will continue from 9 a.m. Monday until 9:45 a.m., at the funeral home.Funeral services will be conduced at 10 a.m. Monday at the First United Methodist Church in Jerseyville.Burial will be in the Eldred Memorial Gardens.Memorials may be given to the First United Methodist Church of Jerseyville, Wounded Warriors, or to Illinois College in Jacksonville.


  6. New Illinois medical school puts emphasis on technology, engineeringRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 8 | Chicago Tribune

    ... school is poised to train the next generation of doctors to bring the revolution to health care. The Carle Illinois College of Medicine in Urbana-Champaign, which will welcome its first class of students in July, bills itself as the first medical ...


  7. Ebertfest 2018 Will Be Dedicated to Roger Ebert and Mary Frances FaganRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 7 | Chicago Sun-Times

    "The Ballad of Narayama" is a Japanese film of great beauty and elegant artifice, telling a story of startling cruelty. What a space it opens Very few of the films or TV shows I write about are as fascinating and full of unruly life as the encounters I have every A story on a new series on spirituality and social justice at The Chicago Sun-Times, featuring one of our contributors.


  8. Tim Greene Named President Of Burrus HybridsRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 6 | Agri Marketing

    ... of Burrus Brothers and Associated Growers and part-owner of Burrus Seed Farms, Inc. Tim is a graduate of Illinois College and has over 26 years of experience developing sales teams and overseeing account and territory management in the seed ...


  9. Is SOIL driving the spread of 'zombie deer disease'?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 5 | Daily Mail

    Certain soil characteristics might be behind the rise in the number of deer with chronic wasting disease , also known as 'zombie deer disease,' according to a new study. Research from the University of Illinois College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences has found that the the amount of clay found in soil affects the spread of the disease, which is in the same category as mad cow disease.


  10. Higher Education Bubble Update: Video: Law prof: says Department of...Read the original story

    Sunday Feb 4 | Instapundit

    More than a dozen of students and professors blasted the Illinois College of Law last week, labeling it a "sh*thole" for hosting an event that featured a Department of Justice official. According to the school's calendar, the college of law sponsored last week's lecture by Deputy Solicitor General Malcolm Stewart, who was invited by the university to discuss various topics relating to the justice system.


  11. On the Money: Salaries rising at UIRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 4 | The News-Gazette

    ... have all changed, reflecting UI turnover at the top. The new addition: Dr. King Li, dean of the new Carle Illinois College of Medicine, who is No. 3 ($656,000), behind head coaches Lovie Smith ($3 million) and Brad Underwood ($2.75 million). Off the ...


  12. Project by LSAC, law schools association aims to boost understanding-and appeal-of law professionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 2 | ABA Journal

    ... have expressed concerns about public perception of law schools. Vikram Amar, dean of the University of Illinois College of Law, asserts that the news media have not focused enough on law schools that have been successful in providing their students ...


  13. Pickings from Pike's PastRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 31 | Pike Press

    ... sell groceries only for cash or produce, not on credit. I will pay the highest price for all produce. The Illinois College Glee club gave a concert at the Congregational Church last Sunday for the benefit of the Christian Endeavor society of that ...


  14. Area history, Jan. 29, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 29 | The News-Gazette

    In 1918, nine passengers on an Illinois Traction System car from Danville escaped death when a southbound Illinois Central freight train struck the interurban at the University Avenue crossing in Champaign and turned it over, shoving it about 100 feet across Chester Street. In 1968, Professor Eugene F. Scoles of the University of Illinois College of Law was named dean of the University of Oregon School of Law.


  15. Illinois College Fires Professor Charged in Iowa ShootingsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 24 | US News & World Report

    The Daily Herald reports the Palatine community college's board of trustees voted Tuesday to fire Charles Johnston, who was an associate professor of psychology. Johnston had been barred from campus after his arrest.


  16. Religious Freedom Becomes Top Priority in HHSRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2017 | National Journal

    ... protections than what is provided in statute. Robin Fretwell Wilson, a law professor at the University of Illinois College of Law, pointed to the department's description that someone can file a complaint if they were "coerced into performing ...


  17. Live tissue vs synthetic tissue training for critical procedures: No difference in performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 22 | EurekAlert!

    ... and director of simulation research at the Jump Trading Simulation and Education Center, University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria commented: "Hart, et al. shows the many challenges involved in simulation research. In particular, their ...


  18. Members of SIUE Police Department earn 'Life Saving' and "Blue Light" AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 23 |

    Southern Illinois University Edwardsville Police Officer Dylan Koke has received the "Life Saving Award" from the Southwestern Illinois Law Enforcement Commission and the Southern Illinois Police Chief's Association for helping save the life of a choking college student last year at Southwestern Illinois College . Koke was honored at the 26th Annual SILEC/SIPCA Awards Banquet, along with SIUE Police Telecommunicator Kathleen Pont.


  19. College Track and Field: Young posts NAIA automatic qualifierRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 21 | News Tribune

    Columbia College senior Grace Young recorded a pair of first-place finishes Saturday at the Snow Bird Open, hosted by Illinois College. Young won the women's 3,000-meter run by more than 30 seconds.


  20. Former UI dean named president at University of UtahRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 19 | The News-Gazette

    Ruth Watkins, former dean of the University of Illinois College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, was named president of the University of Utah on Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018. She left the UI in 2013 after 20 years on campus.